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Childcare - NCFE/CACHE Level 2 Certificate in an Introduction to Early Years Education and Care at Bury College

Course description

This qualification is designed to help you build the knowledge and skills needed when working with children and young people from birth to 19 years. It gives you a professional qualification to work under supervision in a range of job roles in a children’s settings e.g. children’s centres, day nurseries and schools. You will need to be a reliable, enthusiastic person with sensitivity to the needs of children. You should enjoy working with children and be willing to work hard.

Entry requirements

Four or more GCSEs at grade 9-3 (A*-D) including English or a pass at Level 1 and a pass in functional skills.

Financial information

For fee enquiries please call 0161 280 8339.

Further information

For more information please call our Admissions Team on the following numbers: 0161 280 8313, 0161 280 8314, 0161 280 8315 or 0161 280 8505.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 01 February 2018
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    • Bury College has invested over £40 million in recent years developing its town centre campus.  The campus now includes:

      • The Millennium Centre - a dedicated sixth form centre with Science laboratories, IT and Media suites, learning resource centre, canteen and recording studios.
      • The Woodbury Centre - houses a new library, industry standard art sudios, new outdoor space, hair, beauty and holistic salons, restaurant and bistro and specialist facilities to support students with learning differences and/or disabilities.
      • Beacon Centre - has a theatre, dance and rehearsal studios, digital language laboratories.
      • Prospects Centre - houses specialist laboratories, workshops and IT suites.
      • Innovation Centre - fully equipped workshop, IT suites and computer aided design studios.
      • Construction Skills Centre - purpose built for construction courses.
      • Enterprise Centre - Specialist IT facilities and classrooms.
      • PlayFootball Centre - six 5-a-side and two 7-a-side pitches.